Breaking News

Kosher Diner Owners Play Hero on Chicago Highway


Brothers Ken and Daniel Hechtman, owners of a kosher diner, helped saved several people from a fiery wreck in suburban Chicago.Read More

John Ruskay To Leave Top Spot at UJA-Federation


John Ruskay will be leaving his position as executive vice president and CEO of UJA-Federation of New York.Read More

Jon Corzine Sued by Louis Freeh Over $1B MF Global Collapse

By Reuters

Jon Corzine was sued by the bankruptcy trustee liquidating MF Global Holdings Ltd, who accused the former chief executive of negligently pursuing a high-risk business strategy that culminated in the commodities brokerage’s destruction.Read More

Richard Falk, Controversial U.N. Official, Blames Boston Bombing on Israel Support


Richard Falk, an official for the U.N. Human Rights Council, in an online commentary blamed the Boston Marathon bombing on “Tel Aviv.”Read More

John Kerry Compares Gaza Flotilla and Boston Marathon Bombing Victims


Israeli lawmakers are condemning U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s comparison of the Boston Marathon bombing victims to the 2010 deaths of Turkish citizens aboard the Mavi Marmara ship.Read More

Israel Rapped by U.S. Over African Immigrants


The U.S. State Department in its latest human rights report elevated its criticism of Israel’s treatment of African refugees.Read More

Police Probe 9/11 Anniversary Link in Jewish Murders Tied to Boston Bomber

By Forward Staff

Authorities are investigating Boston bomb suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s tie to a gruesome triple murder involving at least two Jewish victims — on the tenth anniversary of 9/11.Read More

Morocco Jewish Museum Reopens After Renovations


The Museum of Moroccan Judaism, one of the only institutions of its kind in the Arab world, was reopened in Casablanca after months of renovations.Read More

Syria Has Used Chemical Weapons in Civil War With Rebels, Israel Says

By Reuters

Syrian government forces have used chemical weapons - probably nerve gas - in their fight against rebels trying to force out President Bashar al-Assad, the Israeli military’s top intelligence analyst said on Tuesday.Read More

Susan Rice Says Defending Israel Key Part of U.N. Job


Susan Rice said a major part of her work as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations is defending Israel’s legitimacy.Read More

Would you like to receive updates about new stories?

We will not share your e-mail address or other personal information.

Already subscribed? Manage your subscription.